QC Scientist

Location Netherlands
Discipline: Biotechnology
Job type: Temporary/Freelance
Contact name: Caitlin Girdwood

Contact email: c.girdwood@panda-int.com
Job ref: 11716
Published: 23 days ago

My client is a renowned Biotech company based in the Netherlands, which is in need of additional support from a QC Scientist. You will be responsible for scientifically sound work plans and reports regarding assay development and assay validation that ensure that products meet international quality requirements (cGMP) in accordance with the customer specific requirements.

Day-to-day responsibilities can include the following:


  • You are responsible for the QC activities on assigned projects to fulfill agreements with project management and the client;
  • You will determine and discuss the QC strategy and the QC activity plan with the customer to meet the expectations of the customer and project management;
  • You will research and evaluate new methods / techniques, assess their scientific value and decide on the feasibility of implementation within the company;
  • You Initiate and supervise activities linked to analytical developments and QC test strategies to meet the requirements / expectations of the customer;
  • You provide support for troubleshooting activities related to the assays in the QC laboratories;
  • You are responsible for introducing new analytical techniques and assays;
  • You are responsible for the pre- and post-calculation of QC activities in projects.
  • You Answer or solve problems of all (potential) analytical technical problems to customer satisfaction.
  • You will write, review and approve work plans and summary reports;
  • You will write, assess and approve validation protocols and study results;
  • You ensure timely delivery of the products to be delivered as included in the project plan.


  • You have an academic level (PhD in biotechnology, biology) or Master of Science with more than 3 years of experience in a Quality Control team;
  • You have specific knowledge of biopharmaceutical processes, pharmaceutical guidelines and QC applications.
  • You have experience with laboratory testing techniques and development skills required for biopharmaceuticals.
  • You are driven to develop yourself and work in a cross-functional position


Start Date: 01/03/2021

Location: Netherlands

Duration: 9 months initially (extension possible and potential to become permanent)

Get in touch ASAP by sending your CV to c.girdwood@panda-int.com or call my on +31202044502!